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 The paper "Automated Grading Of Short Text Answers: Preliminary Results In A Course Of Health Informatics" has been accepted for presentation at the 18th International Conference on Web-based Learning (ICWL2019).


Our paper "A System to Monitor Cyberbullying based on Message Classification and Social Network Analysis" authored by Stefano Menini, Giovanni Moretti, Michele Corazza, Elena Cabrio, Sara Tonelli and Serena Villata has been accepted at the 3th Abusive Language Workshop, that will take place 1 August in Florence, co-located with ACL2019.



The short paper "Semantifying the UK Hansard (1918-2018)" authored by Federico Nanni, Stefano Menini, Sara Tonelli and Simone Paolo Ponzetto has been accepted at the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, that will take place June 2-6 2019 at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois. The paper is one of the outcomes of our long-term collaboration with the Data and Web Science group at University of Mannheim 


Following the presentation of the project on the Digital Edition of De Gasperi's letters at Archivio del Quirinale, the project has received extensive media coverage. Below some links:

Archivio del Quirinale


The paper "Understanding cultural attractiveness using historical migratory data" by Lorenzo Lucchini, Sara Tonelli and Bruno Lepri has been accepted for presentation at the 5th International


The paper "LOD Navigator: Tracing movements of Italian Shoah Victims" authored by Rachele Sprugnoli, Giovanni Moretti and Sara Tonelli has been published online on "Umanistica Digitale", the open access journal of the Italian Association of Digital Humanities.


A new article with the title "Novel Event Detection and Classification for Historical Texts" authored by Rachele Sprugnoli and Sara Tonelli was published on "Computational Linguistics" journal and is now available online at



The paper "Neural Text Simplification in Low-Resource Conditions using Weak Supervision" authored by Alessio Palmero Aprosio, Sara Tonelli, Marco Turchi, Matteo Negri and


We have two accepted papers to be presented at the Digital Humanities Conference 2019 (DH 2019) in Utrecht, 9-12 July 2019:

"Word Embeddings for Processing Historical Texts”  by Rachele Sprugnoli and Giovanni Moretti  



Three contributions have been accepted at AIUCD 2019, the 8th conference of Associazione per l’Informatica Umanistica e la Cultura Digitale that will be held in Udine from 23rd to 25th January 2019.